Definitions for diminished

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Princeton's WordNetRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. diminished, lessened, vitiated, weakened(adj)

    impaired by diminution

  2. atrophied, wasted, diminished(adj)

    (of an organ or body part) diminished in size or strength as a result of disease or injury or lack of use

    "partial paralysis resulted in an atrophied left arm"

  3. diminished(adj)

    (of musical intervals) reduction by a semitone of any perfect or minor musical interval

    "a diminished fifth"

  4. belittled, diminished, small(adj)

    made to seem smaller or less (especially in worth)

    "her comments made me feel small"

WiktionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. diminished(Adjective)

    lessened, reduced.

    The diminished Roman Empire never recovered from the sack of Rome.

  2. diminished(Adjective)

    reduced by a semitone

Webster DictionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Diminished

    of Diminish


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